Reference Entry

Boscawen, Edward, first earl of Falmouth (1787-1841), politician

Kim Reynolds

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Boscawen, Edward, first earl of Falmouth (1787-1841), politician, son of George Evelyn Boscawen, third Viscount Falmouth (1758-1808), and Elizabeth Anne (1764-1793), only daughter of John Crewe of Cheshire, was born in London on 10 May 1787. He was educated at Eton College, and became an ensign in the Coldstream Guards. ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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